Web Project Management Training Course
Take control of your digital projects
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Course length: 1 day (9.30am - 5.00pm) includes breakfast, lunch and refreshments
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Emarketeers' Web Project Management training course empowers web project managers and digital producers with the ability to identify certain project management challenges, and to adopt best practices that will assist them in successfully rising to these challenges. This will result in better managed projects, more efficient internal processes and ultimately happier clients!
The first half of the training course will highlight structured approaches to running web projects, whilst the second part of the course includes on-the-ground essentials used by web and digital project managers.
This fun and interactive course will leave you with brimming with new techniques and inspiration to successfully manage your web and digital projects.
Introducing Web Project Management
- Differences between web and other projects
- Roles and responsibilities within digital teams
- Project manager qualities and what makes a good PM
- Research on why projects fail and how to avoid failure
- Key issues facing web project managers
Structured Approaches to Web Project Management
- Why use a structured approach
- Which project management approaches to use
- Key differences between Waterfall, Agile and PRINCE2 structured approaches
- Case studies and exercises on which structured approaches to choose
Scoping Web and Digital Projects
- Project scoping and requirements gathering
- A template for writing creative briefs and technical specifications
- Key differences between Waterfall and Agile requirements gathering
- Techniques and tools to manage communications effectively
Maintaining User-Centricity in Web and Digital Projects
- Persona development
- The role of Information Architecture and UX design in digital projects
- Sitemaps, wireframes and user journeys - benefits, techniques and tools
- Emerging roles in digital teams: content strategy
Project Estimating and Planning
- The key components of a digital project estimates
- Techniques to improving developer estimates
- Improving stakeholder buy-in when estimating
- Creating timing plans: 'traditional' vs 'modern' methods
- Handling risk and uncertainty: how to create a risk register
Testing and Deployment
- Evaluating the various types of testing
- Introduction to accessibility compliance
- Essential factors to consider when performing usability testing
- Factors to consider when going live and beyond
Final project exercise
- Open discussion
Following this training course, you will be able to:
- Develop a set of techniques to better control your web and digital projects
- Choose the appropriate structured approach to managing your digital projects
- Manage individual phases and relevant roles within your web projects
- Create scoping documents, creative briefs, estimates and timing plans
- Learn techniques to handle risk and uncertainty
- Improve project communication via project management tools and techniques
- Effectively plan and manage projects, from inception to delivery
- Manage evolving strategies and technologies that impact on digital projects
All attendees receive an attendance certificate, a digital copy of the course materials and four weeks post course support online.
The web project management course typically attracts project managers, producers or account managers at various levels, from basic to mid-level. Most attendees are likely to be involved in commissioning or delivering web or digital projects. This course is suitable for agencies or brands.
This course will be led by Jonathan Saipe, founder of Emarketeers. Jonathan has been involved in the digital arena since the late 90's. He led the Internet development team at the global advertising agency Publicis, launching many diverse and high profile digital campaigns for blue chip clients. He later went on to co-found FIFO Digital Media, a boutique web design and development agency.
Jonathan brings his wealth of web project management experience to the day, making it very interactive, engaging and fun!
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With so many digital projects and initiative to manage, it's essential to be able to effectively manage them using appropriate techniques. This course has developed my knowledge further and increased my confidence to deliver customer-focused results, through strong project management skills.
Andrew Cronnie, Digital Leader
Emarketeers' web project management course packs in a wealth of very useful material over the course of the day. Jonathan really knows his stuff and is an excellent communicator. Great training environment as well. I would highly recommend this course.
Kim Rutter, Stakeholder Engagement And Dissemination Manager
Social Care Institute for Excellence
The best course I've been on - relevant, interesting, engaging and inspiring - Jonathan is a brilliant trainer (and we were very well fed!)
Anna Fleming, Head of Project Delivery
Thanks again Emarketeers - inspiring presenter and course material. Looking forward to attending again.
Eloise Jean, Marketing Co-ordinator
Although I managed several projects and websites for 17 years, this course gives me new management concepts and tools that will help me in web project management.
Mohamed Hanafy, Branch Deputy Manager
ITI, Ministry of Communication & Information Technology
I thoroughly enjoyed the web project management course. I was able to take away lots of practical ideas I can start using immediately. Thanks!
Katie Coward, Senior Account Manager
The web project management course was highly engaging and an extremely useful initial guide. I would definitely recommend it to anyone wanting to widen their understanding of Waterfall and Agile methodologies.
Adam Goodwin, COO
Very well structured course aimed as people wanting to understand better web project management approaches. There are practical examples as well as theory based sections which bend nicely throughout the course. Would recommend.
John Paul Green, Head of Digital Development
The Web PM course was a fantastic introduction to web project management – accessible, thorough and instantly applicable.
Amy Smith, Account Manager
A thoroughly engaging course with very relevant information. I found the course extremely useful and it has provided me with knowledge and tools to take forward and apply into future web projects.
Claire Armstrong, Account Manager
This course has armed me with an amazing amount of information, packed into a day that was thoroughly enjoyable, without feeling rushed.
Mandy Cayford, Senior Creative
Really useful! Great as an introduction into Web Project Management and the differing approaches.
Sara Chokr, Online Merchandising Manager
The Book People
Thoroughly recommended. Thought provoking and intelligent.
Roger Proctor, MD
Proctor & Stevenson
An extremely useful and informative introductory course on Digital Project Management
Matthew Hildrew, Junior Digital Project Manager
Proctor & Stevenson
An excellent introduction to web project management. Jonathan gave a clear overview of the key areas and approaches. Good course notes that are proving useful in the planning stages of a proposed website project.
Rebecca Goldstone, Media Producer
Excellent! One of the best courses I have been on. The trainer was very knowledgeable and delivered the course content, which was highly relevant, superbly. Would definitely recommend both the course and Emarketeers.
Robert Collison, Marketing Manager
BlueCrest Capital Management
I would really recommend the web project management course for anyone new to digital project management or looking to refine their project management style. Small, friendly group and the venue serves a great lunch!
Louise Fletcher, Account Manager
I really enjoyed the course, it covered everything I needed to know without any fluff. The course content was great, the food was great, lots of hand outs and tonnes of stuff I can put into practice. A day well spent!
Adam Palmer, Dev Team Manager
The Web Project Management course provides a great insight into the different approaches to web based projects taken by PM's. Great venue with highly proficient trainers in an intimate setting.
Charlie Woods, Partners Digital Officer
Very well presented and thorough course that covers key elements of web project management. Highly recommended!
Inga Galvanauskaite , Production Manager
A very thorough course, led with great energy. I walked away feeling equipped with new tools and ideas to apply to my role at work.
Katinka Byrn, Digital Project Coordinator
DJM Digital Solutions
An excellent overview on Web PM and methodologies by superb tutor. Enjoyable and highly recommended
Derek Duncan, Creative Services Director
An excellent course delivered with great knowledge, enthusiasm and charisma. A day very well spent.
James Prince, Academic Registrar
Central School of Speech and Drama
A really engaging course covering the main methodologies and essential skills and techniques required to effectively manage web projects.
Steve North, Project Manager
The course provided a good overview of running a web project. I have a much better understanding of the questions and information I need and more confidence to take into new projects. Time well spent.
Hilary Ball, Internet Manager
Government Procurement Service
Overall, a very good course covering a lot of subjects!
John Coghill, Project Manager
Ernst & Young
This course was a great introduction to web project management. Emarketeers have really worked at putting together a clear and concise programme. I feel very excited about taking these new things I've learnt and putting them in practice in a real working situation.
Shalamar Le Roy-Smith, Digital Adviser
A really thorough project management course packed into just a day. The tutor was enthusiastic, encouraging and worked hard to relate the theory to our own experiences and organisations. I left feeling enthused and excited about embarking on our next digital project.
Jennifer Thorley, Web Editor
The King's Fund
A concise, comprehensive and very well presented overview of the key aspects of managing web projects. Perfect for project managers who need to brush up on web-specific service delivery.
Sol Baish, Project Manager
A thorough course that was pitched well for all levels of web project management experience.
Lucy Barrett, Analyst
Digital project management in a day offered a perfectly balanced and well structured introduction to the methodology and management of digital offerings. Highly recommended.
Tom Gillman, Business Development Director
This was an excellent course. It helped reaffirm what we are doing right while also highlighting ways in which we could improve on the management of our projects.
Helena Raeside, Project Manager
Emarketeers have clearly mastered the art of hosting workshops. What was essentially a fairly long day was sailed through and there weren't any moments of boredom or flurry. The pace was carefully crafted to maximize the knowledge intake and delegate attention. I wouldn't think twice about signing up for another one.
Andy McIntosh, Senior Digital Project Manager
For those who want to top up their knowledge or to those who are completely new to project management, the content is understandable and relevant to your daily job. The tutor was very approachable, informative and taught from experience which makes all the difference!
Abi Roper, Digital Project Manager
Really good course, pitched well for my experience. I also have to mention the great venue and food.
Jaine Organ, Account Director
The course is brilliant in content and it was superbly presented. Attending this course will empower me to work more effectively on a current website project at work.
Jonathan Ashby, Communications and Marketing Executive
Londonwide Local Medical Committees
This is a really useful course. It addresses project management for beginners, but also expands for those with previous experience. I would highly recommend this course to other people.
Gareth Hogan, Project Manager
An excellent course with a large amount of valuable information and insight.
Charlie Hunter, Digital Project Manager
It was a great course, very detailed, well structured and with attention to detail. Looking forward to the next one!!!
Vithleem Taliani, Senior Digital Project Manager
A great introduction to different project management approaches and their applications within the digital arena. This course has inspired me to look at further training and development opportunities.
Kate Evans, Web producer
The course was very well structured, the trainer was very knowledgeable on the subject, and the food was fantastic!
Blanca Pena-Mendez, Video Producer/Director
This course was incredibly useful and interesting. I'll be using these skills every day and think everyone in my agency could benefit from this knowledge!
Emma Pengelly , Account Executive
The course was extremely helpful and covered all the areas needed for managing web projects. The venue and lecturer were also great! Will definitely be booking another course soon!
Dulcie Graves, Multimedia Project Manager
A great course - very concise and interesting. Has backed up everything I work on and I've gained further knowledge and insight that I otherwise wouldn't have from my day-to-day working environment.
Hayley Palmer, Senior Account Executive
With very limited experience in web project management, this course provided me with real confidence in taking on my first digital project from scratch.
Katie McCalden, Assistant Producer
What a brilliant day out of the office, bright and breezy surroundings, adequest refreshments, and knowledge to send you away ready to apply yourself in new ways at work. What a motivational day!
Georgina Turner, Account Executive
A very informative and enjoyable course covering the basics as well as touching upon future processes. Now feel empowered to tackle a range of web-based projects. Recommend to anyone keen to continue their professional development.
Gavin Alexander, Creative Producer/Project Manager
Thoroughly enjoyed the web project managerment course, really informative and useful. Both the trainer and participants made the day very worthwhile would definitely recommend the session to my colleagues.
Michelle Pierre, Project Manager - Creative Solutions
I'd thoroughly recommend this course to anyone already in or hoping to progress in web project management. Suitable for absolutely all levels, it's a really informative day, covering both the basic, essential skills required, as well as expanding on new processes and ideas - a great all rounder!
Kathryn Houghton, Digital Project Manager
This was a high quality training course on web project management. Well presented and engaging, I would recommended this course to anyone involved with managing web projects.
Toni Moran, Account Manager
Zebra Web Design
Being new to online project management, this is a great course to get a strong foundation in the challenges and pitfalls for all future web project managers.
Amanda Barlow, Project Manager
Good well paced course that delivered what it said on the tin.
Geoff Butler, Technical Project Manager
Oxford University Press
Understandable, concise and relevant!
Chris Heron, Project Manager
Oxford University Press
The course was very well structured and Jonathans' manner and approach to project management was clear, consise and friendly, mirroring the way project management should be practised. I would readily recommend this course to anyone wanting to learn web project management.
James Pais, Operations Director
An excellent overview to web project management with just the right amount of detail and plenty of practical hints on where to look for more information. Thanks!
Tom Peacock, Business Analyst / Project manager
Oxford University Press
This is the second course I have been on and they do not fail to engage and educate. It equips you with the right tools and clear mindset on how to manage projects for the web with confidence.
Katrina Rochowski, Internal Comms Exec
It was great value for money and gave us the opportunity to challenge how we work as well as validate it. Additionally it met the needs of all - from the individuals 2 days into the role as well as the project managers who have been here for years.
Tim Ferguson, Lead Delivery Manager, Web Operations
I found the web project management course has enabled me to approach my work in a more organised and knowledgeable way. Since returning to the office I've referred to the handouts regularly and other members of my team have adopted practices recommended to make our projects run more smoothly.
Claire Gibbs, Online Marketing Exec
The relationship managers course was a very useful exercise. It helped me refocus my knowledge and taught me new skills and techniques to take into my role.
Chris Hill, RAC Relationship Manager
One of the best training courses I've been on - was expecting to find it hard and dull, but actually really enjoyed it; learned more than I have done in a long time and came out feeling very empowered.
Laura Walker, Project Manager
It was great to be trained by someone who understands the true role of a project manager - very refreshing, as most courses say they are, but aren't!
Georgie Bradshaw, Project Manager
The trainer was very engaging and presented the material in an interesting and informative way. I would definitely attend another course in the future.
Daniel Betts, Digital Account Manager
The [web project management] course and trainer were excellent.
Lucy Wills, Web & Comms Designer
The Hillingdon Hospital NHS Trust
Really enjoyed this [web project management] course. Head was buzzing with ideas on how to apply things in my job within about an hour. Looking forward to implementing what I learned.
Lizzie Wrobel, Web Editor
The King's Fund
A very useful insight into alternative project management approaches for web projects. Could also be used for any very customer centric, design led projects such as portal implementations etc.
Tom Gilmore, Programme Manager
Oxford University Press
The one-day Web Project Management course was run really well and lead one through the whole process in a logical way. Interspersed exercises helped to make the theory come to life; and the notes form a really good reference tool.
Franki Cawdron, Project Manager